Viewing entries posted in April 2013

Now you see me, now you don't...

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*Each month we publish an Adjudication Digest with an example of a recent adjudicator's decision and the reasons behind it. A library of adjudication digests can be found here on our website. *

Posted by Mike Morgan, Head of Adjudication on 30 April 2013


Rent in advance not a deposit: Court of Appeal

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*The Court of Appeal in their latest judgement has confirmed that rent paid in advance is not a deposit. *

Posted by Steve Harriott, CEO on 24 April 2013


Greater industry regulation draws closer in Wales

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In an earlier blog in May 2012 ('The foundations are laid for regulation of the PRS in Wales') I outlined plans for the reform of housing law in Wales. A Housing Bill 2013 is currently being drafted, which, among other things, will introduce a compulsory licensing scheme for all private rented sector landlords and letting/management agents in Wales...

Posted by Martin Partington, TDS Chair, former Law Commissioner for England and Wales on 18 April 2013


Down in the weeds…..

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The Adjudication Digest takes a recent decision by a TDS Adjudicator and sets out the reasoning behind the decision. This month we take a look at a dispute about gardening.

Posted by Michael Morgan, Head of Adjudication on 9 April 2013


Relaxing the rules at TDS

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Members of TDS will be aware that as of 1st April, the rules for how TDS operates have changed.

Posted by Chris Kendall on 2 April 2013